Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : laparoscopic appendicectomy


Laparoscopic Versus Open Appendicectomy: A Single Center Study

Manish Bhadoo; Ankit Meena; Anjali Sethi; Rajveer Singh; Deepak Sethi

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2022, Volume 9, Issue 6, Pages 1368-1373

Introduction: Acute appendicitis is one of the commonest causes of acute abdomen encountered in surgical practice, requiring emergency surgery. Open appendicectomy by Grid Iron incision had been gold standard for many years. Laparoscopic technique provided an opportunity to explore new method of management of the suspected cases of the acute appendicitis.

HEMODYNAMIC STABILITY DURING LAPAROSCOPIC APPENDECTOMY UNDER SPINAL ANAESTHESIA IN COMPARISON TO GENERAL ANAESTHESIA

Dr. VeerendraPatil, Dr. NagarajMalladad Dr. Madhusudhan BV

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2021, Volume 8, Issue 4, Pages 1494-1497

Laparoscopy has revolutionised surgery and management of the patient with marked decrease in morbidity and post-operative complications. Initially, these procedures were done using only General Anaesthesia. However, now with the introduction of Spinal anaesthesia and after learning its advantages, surgeons are slowly beginning to gravitate towards this mode of anaesthesia. Sixty three patients who were admitted in the hospital for appendicitis participated in this Randomized controlled trial conducted in a tertiary care hospital in India. Thirty three patients were randomly included in Group A (undergoing laparoscopic surgery under Spinal Anaesthesia) and thirty patients in Group B (undergoing laparoscopic surgery under General Anaesthesia). The mean values of Systolic and diastolic pressure was found to be significantly higher in patients who were administered General anaesthesia and no change in the respiratory functions was observed following administration of either Spinal or General anaesthesia. Laparoscopic surgery under Spinal anaesthesia is a viable and safe alternative as compared to General anaesthesia. The recovery rates and the satisfaction reported by patients is also better. Spinal anaesthesia also helps in maintaining better haemodynamic stabilization.